In the name of God Amen. I, John Van Veghten, of Albany, “ now a major in the New York Forces.” I direct all debts to be paid. I leave to my wife Anattie all my estate, real and personal, to be at her disposal as she shall think proper, and I make her my executor.
Dated May 12, 1762. Witnesses, Gussie Van Schaick, Gerard De Peyster, John Visscher.
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first posted 11/50/04; recast and revised 12/1/17